Whether you have experience in programming or are looking to get started for the first time, getting involved in the Python community will put you on the fast track to honing your skills. In this class, you’ll learn all about Python - including how to get started, what advantages and disadvantages Python provides as a programming language, the essentials of programming in Python, and what tools are available to build applications in Python.
- Learn how to get set up and install Python and libraries.
- Find out how to write your first Python script.
- Figure out what tools to use for your next Python projects.
Prereqs & Preparation
Please bring a laptop to class.
ABOUT THE WORKSHOP LEADER
Sam Brotherton: Data Scientist, Whisper has spent the last several years focusing on the intersection of computer science, math, and language; working for Harvard, Amgen, and now Whisper. Data science is quickly becoming vital for industries from healthcare to entertainment, and he is excited to help students apply these techniques to their own unique problems.